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La Belle tropical

La Belle

This is a French West Indies-inspired home with contemporary interiors. The floor plan was designed to provide lake views from every living area excluding the Media Room and 2nd story street-facing bedroom. Taking aging in place into consideration, there are master suites on both levels, elevator, and garage entrance. The three steps down at the entry were designed to get extra front footage while accommodating city height restrictions since the front of the lot is higher than the rear.
The family business is run out of the home so a separate entrance to the office/conference room is off the front courtyard.
Built on a lakefront lot, the home, its pool, and pool deck were all built on 138 pilings. The home boasts indoor/outdoor living spaces on both levels and uses retractable screens concealed in the 1st floor lanai and master bedroom sliding door opening. The screens hold up to 90% of the home’s conditioned air, serve as a shield to the western sun’s glare, and keep out insects. The 2nd floor master and exercise rooms open to the balcony and there is a window in the 2nd floor shower which frames the breathtaking lake view.
This home maximizes its view!

Photos by Harvey Smith Photography

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December 30, 2013
kristinmiller77 wrote:
What is the square footage of this house?
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Hello I am building a new home In Fort Lauderdale Florida on one of the water waterways how can I contact you to obtain one of your home designs. thank you
    Bookmark   July 1, 2014 at 5:30AM
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Phil Kean Design Group
You can call our office at 407.599.3922 and our receptionist can explain our design process to you.
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